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Working to defend individual rights and liberties guaranteed by the Constitution, especially regarding free speech, the right to protest, reproductive freedom, and to reform our racially-biased criminal justice system.Donate to ACLU
The vision of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is to ensure a society in which all individuals have equal rights without discrimination based on race.Donate to NAACP
The country’s largest anti-sexual violence organization, which operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline (800-656-HOPE; online.rainn.org; rainn.org/es) and programs to help victims of sexual violence.Donate to RAINN
An all-volunteer non-profit that advocates for immigration reform and social justice focusing on the U.S.-Mexico border. It offers educational and awareness programs and migrant outreach programs to San Diego County’s immigrant population.Donate to Border Angels
The Anti-Defamation League was founded in 1913 "to stop the defamation of the Jewish people and to secure justice and fair treatment to all." Now the nation's premier civil rights/human relations agency, ADL fights anti-Semitism and all forms of bigotry, defends democratic ideals and protects civil rights for all.Donate to ADL
The country’s largest Muslim civil liberties organization. CAIR's mission is to enhance understanding of Islam, encourage dialogue, protect civil liberties, empower American Muslims, and build coalitions that promote justice and mutual understanding.Donate to CAIR
A nonprofit environmental law organization using law and the strength of partnership to protect people’s health, to preserve magnificent places and wildlife, to advance clean energy, and to combat climate change.Donate to EarthJustice
For more than 20 years, the Center for Reproductive Rights has used the law to advance reproductive freedom as a fundamental human right that all governments are legally obligated to protect, respect, and fulfill.Donate to CRR
Dedicated to improving the lives of people with disabilities through legal advocacy, training, education, and public policy and legislative development.Donate to DREDF
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